Whoopi Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley

A profile of Jackie "Moms" Mabley (1894-1975), a vaudeville star who was the first female comedian to play the Apollo Theater in Harlem and later performed on "The Ed Sullivan Show," features archival photographs and performance footage; and interviews with entertainers, including Bill Cosby, Harry Belafonte and Joan Rivers. Directorial debut for Whoopi (more…)

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Moms Mabley

The Monday Playlist: A Night for Moms (Mabley and Mom), Who's Turning 50

With her floppy hat and flapping gums, Jackie "Moms" Mabley is mostly remembered these days for her outrageous appearances on late-'60s and '70s-era variety and talk shows, as mainstream as Ed Sullivan and as of-the-moment as the Smothers Brothers, p… Read more

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  • Premiered: November 18, 2013
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Premise: A profile of Jackie "Moms" Mabley (1894-1975), a vaudeville star who was the first female comedian to play the Apollo Theater in Harlem and later performed on "The Ed Sullivan Show," features archival photographs and performance footage; and interviews wit… (more)

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